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Driving Safely Around Semi-Trucks

Driving around semi trucks is a daily reality for all drivers. Semis are different than regular vehicles and we have to acknowledge this while sharing the road with them. Driving next to semis can present many dangers on the road, mostly due to the size of the vehicle. Because these vehicles are so large they [….]


One injured in semi truck accident

Laverne R. Schultz, 85, of Herscher, was seriously injured after a crash involving a semi on Illinois Route 115 on Sunday. Schultz was driving east on Route 115 in his 2014 Dodge Ram around 10 AM at the time of the crash. Meanwhile, Gerbretsadik T. Hagdu, 37, of Sioux City, Iowa, was driving north on Lehigh [….]


1 dead after truck crash in Iroquois County

Mason Knorr, 24, a graduate of Central High School and resident of rural Clifton, was killed in a truck accident on Wednesday night. Knorr was traveling westbound on Clifton Slab in a pickup truck at the time of the crash. A semitractor-trailer was traveling north on Lehigh Road, and the two trucks collided in the [….]


Two collisions (one fatal) on I-57 cause continued slowdowns for drivers

Two collisions late last night have resulted in continued slowdowns today on I-57 between Paxton and Champaign. The first accident occurred after 11:00 p.m. in the southbound lanes just north of the Rantoul exit. While there are few details about the cause of the crash, we do know at this time that it involved a [….]


Two people killed when car collides with semi on I-57

Authorities report that two people from Kankakee were killed on Thursday when their car collided with a semi-truck on I-57. The victims were a 30-year-old man, who was driving a Chevy Impala, and his 20-year-old girlfriend, who was riding as a passenger in the vehicle at the time of the crash. The crash occurred at [….]


One killed, one injured in collision with tractor-trailer on I-57

One person was killed and another was airlifted to a local hospital following a collision on I-57 on Thursday morning. Authorities report that a Chevrolet Impala overturned in the northbound lanes of the highway after colliding semi tractor-trailer. Both the driver and the passenger of the Impala were ejected when the vehicle flipped over. The [….]


Two adults and three children killed in deadly crash on I-30

Two adults and three children were killed in a deadly collision on I-30 in Texas. Four of the victims were from Champaign County. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the collision which involved a Toyota Sienna carrying a family of five, a semi-truck, and three other vehicles. The driver of the Toyota, a 42-year-old [….]


Tractor trailer part crashes through pregnant Coal City woman’s windshield on I-80, causes fatal wreck

A 38-year old Coal City woman was killed when a loose wheel hub crashed through her front windshield on I-80 at 2:18 p.m. on March 8th. The mother of three daughters was expecting her fourth, a boy, in April. The accident occurred on the southeast side of Joliet near Rowell Avenue. The victim was pronounced [….]


Richland County two-vehicle crash hurts one

The Illinois State Police department has reported that a two-vehicle accident happened on Thursday, January 14 at around 6:00 p.m. on Illinois Route 130 southbound, located about six miles north of Olney in Richland County. The collision resulted in the hospitalization of one individual. According to preliminary investigations, 49-year-old Newton resident Mark Muncy was attempting [….]


Semi-truck crash in Manteno leaves 3 in critical condition

A two-vehicle collision involving a semi-truck and an SUV has left three people with critical injuries. The collision occurred on Sunday afternoon at a two-way stop on 9000N Road west of Manteno. According to Manteno Fire Chief Scott O’Brien, all three people involved had to be rescued from their vehicles, including a man and a [….]